Shift Electrician

  • Location

    Kettering

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, healthcare

  • Contact:

    Chris Wethered

  • Contact email:

    Chris.Wethered@voltinternational.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH11572_1670601502

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-01-04

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Imagine being the shift electrician behind eight hundred thousand cans a shift! If you are in the industrial electrical sector and are ready to contribute at a new site in the Kettering area, then read on. Those cans are going to be some of the most sustainable on the planet!

There is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to join a new production facility as a shift electrician. You will be joining a very innovative team in the setting up the brand-new production lines. The company is a global leader in sustainable products. They are present in sectors as diverse as canning, cups, aerosol bottles and even aerospace. They are driven by an ethos which contributes to better community, society, and a better world. In the process of these goals, they also support other enterprises and are integral in success.

There is a shift pattern involved, it provides a unique time off structure as the company deeply appreciates that home life is important.

The role responsibilities include

* Installing and maintaining high-speed, industrial process equipment for can and/or end making, power, lighting control, and PLC logic controls for all production processes and control equipment.
* Troubleshoots, adjusts, and repairs all electrical equipment, components, transducers, and complex timing and inspection devices.
* Performs preventative maintenance on assigned electrical systems.
* Identifies inefficiencies and potential electrical problems and coordinates through supervisor to resolve them.
* Diagnoses causes of malfunctions and corrects through programmable logic controls. Ensures efficient equipment operation through proper line control programming and proactively suggests methods to improve line performance.
* Installs and troubleshoots facility power distribution and lighting services.
* Must display competent ability to wire, assemble, and layout electrical/electronic systems in an extremely neat and professional manner and conform to Ball wiring specifications.
* Updates wiring schematics and computer program printouts.
* Supplies and maintains required hand tools.
* Initiates, reviews, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs, JBSs).
* Updates wiring schematics and computer program printouts.

Experience and skills required


* Experience in a similar role in a fast-paced, critical 24/7 manufacturing or industrial company
* City & Guilds Electrical Installation Level 3, or HNC/HND qualifications
* Clear communication across all levels and ability to train colleagues as needed
* Ability to use basic hand and power tools and electronic testing equipment
* Working knowledge of the following areas: nomenclature of all assigned equipment; solid state circuitry, electronics, electrical-mechanical devices, transmission systems, interface units, AC/DC motors, wiring diagrams and schematics, computers and inspection and digital devices.

So, there it is, hopefully your curious and want to learn more! Act now and let's have an initial conversation!